The Resource (microform)

(microform)

Label
1771-1785
Inclusive dates
1771-1785
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains 2 letter books dated 1771-1779 and 1772-1783, relating to Reynolds' mercantile business during the Revolution, primarily in Yorktown, Virginia. Includes correspondence with the Norton family, the firm John Norton & Sons, and other English firms, about trade Reynolds established with the island of Saint Eustatius. Additional correspondence relates to his mercantile operations during the 1780's. Most of the early correspondence concerns tobacco shipments; in later letters he discusses events of the Revolutionary War era. Correspondence also appears to firms or individuals in the West Indies, France and Portugal
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
William Reynolds (d. 1802) was the son of Thomas Reynolds of Yorktown, Virginia. He was involved in tobacco and grain shipping, and maintained a close business and personal relationship with the English firm of John Norton and Norton's family.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Letter books
Label
(microform)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
1
Generation
service copy
Immediate source of acquisition
Library of Congress,
Positive negative aspect
positive
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000493986
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
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ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Terms governing use
Restricted.
Type of unit
reel (2 v.)

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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